from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A storm with high winds or violent gusts but little or no rain.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun See storm.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A storm characterized by high wind with little or no rain.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A storm in which there are strong, violent winds but no precipitation

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a storm consisting of violent winds


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